Stories tagged: Selway River
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
Wilderness river: Selway sets the beat, rafters follow
Most folks don’t know it, but a trip down the Selway River in North Idaho would do them a world of good. Out there, far from Facebook, and iPhones, and …
Mon., Feb. 25, 2013, 12:39 p.m.
Lottery losers may get a break on rafting permits
LEWISTON, Idaho — The U.S. Forest Service is considering upping the odds for unsuccessful lottery permit applicants hoping to float the popular Selway and Middle Fork of the Salmon rivers. …
Sun., Oct. 9, 2011
Selway River trout thrive in sanctuary away from crowds
A splash breaks the surface of a deep, jade-colored pool in the Selway River. “Fish on!” That phrase echoed constantly on a 47-mile, float trip through the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, the …
Sun., Jan. 30, 2011
Floaters, hikers, more need to think ahead for summer permits
It’s the season to think ahead to summer adventures that require a special permit or reservations. Campers seeking a stay at popular national park or national forest cabins, lookouts and …
Sun., April 11, 2010
Leaping to conclusions
Wild steelhead are making the last push in their months-long journey that culminates with spawning in mountain creeks. But for those that began life in Idaho’s upper Selway River, the …